You are telling the Jewish Christians to forget about Moses (Acts 21:21)

“When they heard this,

They glorified God.

Then they said to Paul.

‘You see!


How many thousands

Of believers

There are among the Jews.

They are all zealous

For the law.’”

οἱ δὲ ἀκούσαντες ἐδόξαζον τὸν Θεόν, εἶπάν τε αὐτῷ Θεωρεῖς, ἀδελφέ, πόσαι μυριάδες εἰσὶν ἐν τοῖς Ἰουδαίοις τῶν πεπιστευκότων, καὶ πάντες ζηλωταὶ τοῦ νόμου ὑπάρχουσιν·

The author of Acts indicated that when they heard this (οἱ δὲ ἀκούσαντες), they glorified God (ἐδόξαζον τὸν Θεόν).  Then they talked to Paul (εἶπάν τε αὐτῷ) directly.  They called him brother (Θεωρεῖς, ἀδελφέ).  They told him about the many thousands (πόσαι μυριάδες εἰσὶν) of Christian believers (τῶν πεπιστευκότων) among the Jews (ἐν τοῖς Ἰουδαίοις), who were all (καὶ πάντες) zealous for the law (ζηλωταὶ τοῦ νόμου ὑπάρχουσιν).  When James and the elder presbyters in Jerusalem heard the good news about Paul and the various gentile Christian groups, they reminded Paul that there were thousands of Jewish people who believed in Jesus.  However, they were also zealous followers of the law of Moses at the same time.  Paul was gently reminded that there were plenty of Jewish Christians in Judea, who were faithful followers of the Mosaic Law.  Are you a follower of the Mosaic Law?

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